Old Pink

HEX #C58FAC / RGB (197, 143, 172)

Old pink bouquet

What is Old Pink Color?

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Old Pink has the hex code #C58FAC. The equivalent RGB values are (197, 143, 172), which means it is composed of 38% red, 28% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:28 Y:13 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, Old Pink has a hue of 328°, 27% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Old Pink is a dull tint of pink. It is not a web color and can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.

Old Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#C58FAC
RGB Values(197, 143, 172)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 13%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(328°, 27%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#3A7053 [Amazon]
Closest Pantone®680 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#8FC5A8 [Eton Blue]
Old Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Luma)#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Old Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C58FAC. Complementary color is 8FC5A8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Old Pink is Eton Blue with the hex code #8FC5A8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C58FAC color is offered by #8FC5A8. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (C58FAC, C58F91 and C38FC5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Old Pink (#C58FAC) are Rosy Brown (#C58F91) and Pastel Violet (#C38FC5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Old Pink with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (C58FAC, 91C58F and 8FC5C3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Old Pink (#C58FAC) are #91C58F (Dark Sea Green) and #8FC5C3 (Dark Sky Blue). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (C58FAC, ACC58F and 8FACC5)

Triadic Palette

Old Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ACC58F (Laurel Green) and #8FACC5 (Pewter Blue) along with #C58FAC create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (C58FAC, ACC58F, 8FC5A8 and A88FC5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Old Pink has four colors - #ACC58F (Laurel Green), #8FC5A8 (Eton Blue) and #A88FC5 (African Violet) in addition to the base color (#C58FAC). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (C58FAC, C5C38F, 8FC5A8 and 8F91C5)

Square Palette

Old Pink square color palette has #C5C38F (Sage), #8FC5A8 (Eton Blue) and #8F91C5 (Ceil). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Old Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Old Pink rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Old Pink Color


  • Transparent D1A5BD#D1A5BD
  • Transparent D6B1C5#D6B1C5
  • Transparent DCBCCD#DCBCCD
  • Transparent E2C7D6#E2C7D6
  • Transparent E8D2DE#E8D2DE
  • Transparent EEDDE6#EEDDE6
  • Transparent F3E9EE#F3E9EE
  • Transparent F9F4F7#F9F4F7


  • Transparent B78CA3#B78CA3
  • Transparent B08B9F#B08B9F
  • Transparent A9899A#A9899A
  • Transparent A38896#A38896
  • Transparent 9C8692#9C8692
  • Transparent 95858D#95858D
  • Transparent 8E8389#8E8389
  • Transparent 878284#878284


  • Transparent 9E728A#9E728A
  • Transparent 8A6478#8A6478
  • Transparent 765667#765667
  • Transparent 634856#634856
  • Transparent 4F3945#4F3945
  • Transparent 3B2B34#3B2B34
  • Transparent 271D22#271D22
  • Transparent 140E11#140E11

Old Pink Color Patterns

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    Old Pink Gingham Checks

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    Old Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Pink Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Pink Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Pink Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Pink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Pink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Old Pink Plaid Pattern

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